top round


Definition of top round

: meat from the inner part of a round of beef

Examples of top round in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When loaded, the top round in the magazine is nearly in line with the chamber, making for easy feeding. John B. Snow, Outdoor Life, "The Archon Type B is Not Just Another Plastic 9mm," 6 Feb. 2020 The top round is a giant piece of meat and perfect for cutting into steaks. Jamie Carlson, Outdoor Life, "The Best Ways to Cook Every Cut of Venison," 27 Aug. 2019 The back ham portion of the deer includes the top round, bottom round, sirloin, and eye round. Jamie Carlson, Outdoor Life, "The Best Ways to Cook Every Cut of Venison," 27 Aug. 2019 Eye of round, top round, bottom round, top sirloin, and tenderloin are examples of leaner cuts of beef. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Beef: Here's why it's leaner than ever and a source for several nutrients," 2 Nov. 2019 The King Roland sandwich packs corned top round beef, meatballs, onions, mushrooms, provolone and tomato sauce. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "Sun King Distillery in Carmel: What to know before you go," 3 July 2018 Place remaining marinade in resealable plastic bag with a 1-pound top round steak (about 3/4 inch thick). Atlanta Life, ajc, "7 day menu planner," 16 Mar. 2018 The top round of the day belonged to Brandt Jobe, who shot a six-under 65. Andrew Turner,, "Pernice Jr. maintains Toshiba Classic lead amid challenge from field," 11 Mar. 2018 Her husband Paul hooked up the top round of beef and her father-in-law, Armand, shaved the meat perfectly for Philly cheesesteaks. Desmond Conner,, "Fabbri Closing In On Win No. 400 At Quinnipiac," 9 Feb. 2018

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1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Top round.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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